North Dakota Standards
ND.1. Unifying Concepts: Students understand the unifying concepts and processes of science.
3.1.1. Constancy and Change: Identify changes that are repetitive (e.g., seasons, day and night, water cycle)
ND.5. Earth and Space Science: Students understand the basic concepts and principles of earth and space science.
3.5.1. Weather, Seasons, and Climate: Identify weather conditions that can be measured (e.g., temperature, wind direction and speed, and precipitation)
3.5.3. Earth's Surface: Identify ways (e.g., wind, rain, people) that larger rocks break down into smaller rocks
3.5.4. Earth's Surface: Identify the properties of soil (e.g., color, texture, ability to support plant growth, capacity to retain water)